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Project Based Learning (PBL) Symposium 2017 - Reshaping the teaching and learning experience

Symposium Purpose:

The symposium aims at providing a platform for exchanging experiences with Project Based Learning (PBL) in Higher Education.

It will facilitate communication between engineering practitioners and educators related to expectations and the application of PBL.

 

Keynote Speakers:

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Prof. Anette Kolmos Dr. Ronald Ulseth
Aalborg Centre for Problem Based Learning in Engineering Science and Sustainability, Aalborg University, Denmark Director of Academics and Research, Iron Range Engineering / Minnesota State University, USA

 

Date 5th March 2017
Location Australian College of Kuwait, Mishref, building 1, auditorium

 

Symposium program (preliminary)
09:00 - 09:30 Opening Session
09:30 - 10:30 1. Keynote Speech “PBL – history, cases and evidence ”, Prof. Anette Kolmos, Aalborg University
10:30 - 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 - 11:00  Presentation “Project Based Learning in the School of Engineering, Australian College of Kuwait (ACK)”, Dr. Martin Jaeger, ACK
11:00 - 12:00 2. Keynote Speech “Industry-based development of student competences in PBL”, Dr. Ronald Ulseth, Minnesota State University
12:00 – 12:30 Panel Discussion  “Potential and Challenges of Project Based Learning”
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30  - 14:15 “PBL Principles – from teaching to learning – a shift in the paradigm”, Prof. Anette Kolmos, Aalborg University
14:15  - 15:00 “Students’ Learning”, Dr. Ronald Ulseth, Minnesota State University
15:00 - 15:15 Closing Ceremony

 as a Listener.
 I want to attend the symposium and present a short paper about my experience with PBL.
 

 

For Registration please Click here

For questions, please send an email to PBL-Symposium@ack.edu.kw